WorldCat Identities

Rojo, María 1943-

Works: 83 works in 264 publications in 4 languages and 4,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Dark comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about María Rojo
Most widely held works by María Rojo
La misma luna by Patricia Riggen( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the parallel stories of nine-year-old Carlitos and his mother, Rosario. In the hopes of providing a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while Rosario's mother cares for Carlitos in Mexico. Mother and son face daunting challenges and obstacles to reunite, but are sustained by their constant hope of finally being together again
Danzón by María Novaro( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surprising love story about a woman who finally discovers the passion that has been missing from her life
El callejón de los milagros = Midaq Alley by Najīb Maḥfūẓ( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the old downtown section of Mexico City. The events that take place have been divided into the stories of three neighbors whose lives are entertwined. Rutilio, the family man who experiences homosexual feelings that shatter his domestic life; Susanita, the spinster who dreams of getting married and falls prey to a thief; and Alma, the virgin who becomes a cocaine addicted prostitute."--Container
Rojo amanecer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mexico City, October 2, 1968, is remembered as "La Noche de Tlatelolco" (the Night of Tlatelolco) or "La Noche Triste" (the Sad Night). This film examines the events of that evening through the lens of a typical middle-class Mexican family living in Tlatelolco--a large apartment complex near the Plaza de las Tres Culturas. The government has spent massive amounts of money preparing for the Olympic Games, scheduled to begin in ten days. But a student movement has erupted, and 10,000 university and secondary students have gathered--just outside the family's windows--in the Plaza to demonstrate. This family will witness, and become hopelessly embroiled in, the government massacre of student protesters on that fatal night
De noche vienes, Esmeralda( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One bride. Five grooms. A lot of explaining ... [A] whimsical tale that depicts the life of Esmeralda, a nurse who is happily married to ... five husbands! As Esmeralda is about to marry husband number six, she is charged with bigamy. It is during her interrogation and detention that Esmeralda's spellbinding charm is revealed -- the chief inspector falls for her, her other husbands conspire to break her out of jail and feminists demonstrate in her defense. Literally everyone in the courtroom falls victim to her feminine wiles. Even husband number five, who first brought the charges against Esmeralda, has a change of heart and tries to withdraw his complaint."--Container
Break of dawn : [a true story] by Rompe el alba( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1930's Pedro J. Gonzales had the most popular morning radio show in Los Angeles until he challenged a powerful and corrupt poltitical system. His controversial trial exposed the fears and prejudices of a city gripped by the Great Depression. (External container)
El infierno( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamín García, El Benny, es deportado de Estados Unidos y al regresar a su pueblo encuentra un panorama desolador. La violencia, la corrupción y la crisis económica que azotan al país han devastado por completo al lugar. El Benny, sin otras opciones y para ayudar a su familia a salir adelante, se involucra en el negocio del narco, en el que tiene, por primera vez en su vida, una fulgurante prosperidad llena de dinero, mujeres y violencia, pero al final descubrirá en carne propia, que el tentador camino de la vida criminal no siempre paga lo que promete
Salon Mexico by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glamour and romance of a popular 1930's dance hall are replaced by violence and mystery when Maria and her lover Paco kill each other in a terrible fight. Inspector Castellon is called in to investigate the deaths, tracing the couple's stormy and passionate past as he interviews those who knew them
Lo que importa es vivir( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candelairo, a drifter calls on an old friend, Don Lazaro, an owner of of a run-down ranch who agrees to board him in exchange for labor. Soon, Candelairo catches the eye of Lazaro's alcoholic wife and they become involved in a passionate affair, leading to a series of unforeseen events
La tarea = Homework by Jaime Humberto Hermosillo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film student secretly uses a camcorder during a sexual tryst with her ex-lover who helps her complete her "homework" assignment
Alta tension( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Una muy bella y sensual reportera idea un reportaje para la television con el oculto fin de recuperar el amor de un antiguo novio. La hermosa mujer ignora que la aventura la llevara a los mas excitantes lugares del pais y la hara participar en una intriga familiar llena de sorpresas y conflictos, todo dentro de un clima trepidante de. Alta tension."--Container
El Apando by José Revueltas( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stark dramatization of the lives of drug addicts in a Mexico City prison
El crimen del cacaro gumaro = The popcorn chronicles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon the death of their father, two sons return to the City of Guepez to hear their father's will. In it, it states that his firstborn Archimboldo will get his home, while his younger brother, Gumaro, will receive the town's valuable movie theater. The only condition to keep the precious theatre is for it to be profitable quickly; otherwise it will be given to the older brother. In turn, Gumaro begins to create competition by selling pirated movies
La leyenda de una máscara = The legend of the mask( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of The Masked Angel (a popular wrestler), Olmo Robles, an obscure sports reporter, sets out to investigate the true identity of the hero that has always been hidden behind his mask
Forbidden homework = La tarea prohibida( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planned as a project for a course on filming, 22 year old Santiago films with a hidden video camera a romantic tryst with an attractive middle aged aspiring actress with unexpected consequences
Intimidades en un cuarto de baño( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gabriela works at a bank and lives with her parents while her husband Roberto gets a grant as a writer. One night, Roberto comes home drunk and Gabriela locks herself in the bathroom. He gets in, they argue, and he abuses her. The next morning, her mother confesses to Gabriela that she has had lovers and advises Gabriela not to put up with Roberto as she did with Gabriela's father. Roberto ends up committing suicide and the mother consoles Gabriela, telling her she has many things to accomplish
Liberty stands still by Kari Skogland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the story behind the attempted assassination of General Porfirio Díaz, president and dictator of Mexico, in 1897
El misterio de los almendros( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this black comedy, two private detectives are hired to recover an oil painting which was done by a lesbian who disappeared while visiting the home of a rich widow. Since she is attracted to society's fringe, they pose as a gay couple and go to the widow's home to investigate
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La Iglesia, a lo largo de la historia, siempre se ha enfrentado al cine como uno de sus principales censores. 'Nuevo mundo' cuestiona el mito Guadalupano al presentar que, para someter a los indígenas, un sacerdote Jesuita inventa la presencia de una virgen que pide la reconciliación entre Conquistadores y conquistados. Retes nos presenta en ésta película una alegoría del método utilizado en la colonia, donde los Españoles impusieron la religión asumiendo a la vez un poder político sobre los naturales. Producida en 1976, 'Nuevo mundo' fue boicoteada en su exhibición por el controversial tema al que hace referencia"--Container
Las horas contigo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with the impending death of her beloved grandmother, Ema, a young woman dealing with an unwanted pregnancy, must resolve her relationship with her estranged, larger-than-life mother, and motherhood itself
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.16 for La misma l ... to 0.81 for Interview ...)

Salon Mexico
Alternative Names
Incháustegui, María de Lourdes Rojo e.

Incháustegui, María de Lourdes Rojo e 1943-

María Rojo actrice

María Rojo actrice uit Mexico

María Rojo meksikansk politikar og skodespelar

María Rojo meksikansk politiker og skuespiller

María Rojo Mexican actress and politician

María Rojo mexikanische Schauspielerin und Senatorin

María Rojo mexikansk politiker och skådespelare

Rojo e Incháustegui, María de Lourdes.

Rojo e Incháustegui, María de Lourdes 1943-

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Salon Mexico